“Rethinking Tunisia’s Economic Recovery” conference Cap on the recovery
Ridha Mahjoub (EMBA Alumni): “Ridha Mahjoub graduated in 1989 as Captain in the Merchant Navy. He served on board of Tunisian flag chemical tankers. This early connection with the international world encouraged him to settle later as a maritime surveyor for London based Protection & Indemnity clubs.
In 2000 he set up Trade Partners International, a consultancy company specialized in export development assistance.
Ridha Mahjoub specializes in export to Sub Saharan Africa. He conducted business in 16 African markets.
Ridha Mahjoub was a founding member of Connect in 2011.
He also founded the 2012 Africa Consultants Network.
He is a founding member of Africa Smart Glamping, a startup that is promoting Glamping in Tunisia to attract high-income tourists.
Ridha Mahjoub runs 2018 a weekly radio show covering business news and opportunities in Africa: Africa Express, broadcasting in Express FM radio.”
He joined in 1993 a local freight forwarding company to advise on its international transport restructuring project.
From 1994 to 2000 he served as senior commercial officer at the British Embassy in Tunis.
-Mondher Ben Hmida: "currently VP Global Supply Chain at Lumentum" , Mondher is a senior operations leader with over 24 years of global supply chain transformation experience spanning several industries and cultures on 5 continents. His primary focus has been on transforming supply chain operations for Global 1000 companies leveraging his domain expertise, deep understanding of both business and system requirements, leadership skills, and cultural awareness. Throughout his career, Mondher helped design and lead activities covering a wide spectrum of operational activities: supply chain mergers and acquisitions, setting up factories in Asia and Europe, and building teams of managers and operators.
His involvement in the industry also encompasses thought leadership through writing, education and various speaking engagements at premier supply chain events including AMR, the Supply Chain Council and APICS on a wide spectrum of topics ranging from global supply chain transformation to reducing the environmental impact of coordination operations.
He is also the proud holder of a US Patent for co-inventing a pioneering supply chain carbon footprint modeling tool.”
-Leila Ben-Gacem:” Socio-cultural opportunity designer, Ashoka Fellow, Beni-Khalled city council elected member.
She is a social entrepreneur, Ashoka Fellow; founder of Blue Fish, a consultancy that works on improving the socio-economic dynamics of heritage and culture to improve its preservation. Leila also founded Dar el Harka, a creative industry hub; Dar Ben Gacem, a Boutique Hotel and cultural catalyst in the medina of Tunis. Leila is also a founding member and president of Mdinti, Medina is first economic interest group. Leila is an elected city council member in her native town of Beni-Khalled. Before switching careers, Leila held various positions at multinational corporations and has a BS in Biomedical Engineering.”
-Salma Amara:” FDS, A DXC Subsidiary in 11 European Countries, General Manager DXC Modern Workplace Service Line Leader for Southern Europe, UK&I Commercial and Middle East & Africa, Salma is also Managing Director of DXC Technology Tunisia.
“Salma is the Modern Workplace Service Line Lead for Southern Europe, UK&I Commercial and Middle East and Africa. Salma is the Managing Director of DXC Technology Tunisia, and the General Manager of FDS, a subsidiary fully owned by DXC Technology that delivers Technical Services for EU clients. Salma is a forefront committed, fair and compassionate Leader who likes to drive change and make a positive impact around her. Salma has a solid record of accomplishment of more than 16 years in leadership positions and achievements in Global Delivery Management, Transformation, Organizational Change, Business Results, and Development. Her strengths combine strategic thinking, Business and Technology acumen, and operational skills. Salma is committed to creating positive change & sustainable impact.”
-Amine Ben Ayed, General manager at Misfat.
And Our Guest of honor:
-Mourad Ben Mahmoud: Senior Consultant in Business transformation and digitization at HLB GS
Audit & Advisory, Treasurer at CONECT International
-Leila Belkhiria: “A member of the Executive Board of CNFCE from 2002 to 2012, Ms. Belkhiria is the current president of CNFCE since 2017. She holds a bachelor's degree in marketing fromlSGin Tunis, a Postgraduate degree in International Trade Law from “Faculty des Sciences Juridiques Tunis II”, and an MBA in Communication & Leadership from Dale Carnegie Training. She is the CEO and co-founder of the group STELFAIR TUNISIA operating in the sector of ICT since 1996. As a Vice-President of CNFCE from 2012-2017, Leila Belkhiria Jaber participated in the development of strategies for gender-equal opportunities, the strategy for the development of women's entrepreneurship, for the access of women to decision-making positions, the establishment of the Businesswomen’s Academy, and finally, the elaboration of the manifest "Unleashing female entrepreneurship in Tunisia” ... She held the title of Female Entrepreneur of the year in the ICT sector in 2015, of Female entrepreneur of the year in 2008, and of Women of The Decade in Business & Leadership in 2019. The President of the Republic of Tunisia as «Commander of the Republic» has decorated her in 2019.”
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